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IWT launches world-first, solar powered mobile wastewater treatment solution

Island Water Technologies (IWT) is very proud to announce the product launch of REGEN: Self-powered wastewater treatment solution. The first commercial product offering has been developed and customized for partners in the Canadian Military. This system installed at CFB Gagetown and operated by members of the Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART). 

The mobile wastewater treatment unit is housed in a 20' or 40’ cargo containers and will process wastewater produced by 50 to 1000 persons. The wastewater treatment is based on enhanced fixed film biological process with a particular focus on an optimized low energy footprint and no use of chemicals. The treatment system is controlled by a smart PLC system with all data transmitted wirelessly for remote system monitoring and control. This packaged solution also comes with a "Power-box" renewable energy supply that includes 10kW of solar output and battery back-up to offer a stand-alone energy supply and wastewater treatment solution. 

The REGEN mobile wastewater treatment solution has been designed for remote population clusters where energy costs are excessive, and remote system operation is required for example;

- Military and humanitarian applications
- Remote mining and work camps
- Rural communities

Posted 2017-05-29
Last Modified 2017-05-29 11:58